Table 3 Comparison of the FA in different brain areas between WD and HC groups
AreasControl (n=30)WD (n=30)P
Right thalamus0.137 ± 0.0200.200 ± 0.048<0.001
Right lentiform nucleus0.132 ± 0.0110.194 ± 0.044<0.001
Left thalamus0.132 ± 0.0140.199 ± 0.055<0.001
Left lentiform nucleus0.130 ± 0.0110.194 ± 0.047<0.001
Right head of caudate nucleus0.200 ± 0.0370.126 ± 0.024<0.001
Brain stem0.292 ± 0.0180.352 ± 0.053<0.001
White matter0.282 ± 0.0600.210 ± 0.042<0.001